Malonaqen

Malonaqen
Kushite King of Meroe
Votive cartouche of Malonaqen (Ashmolean Museum)
Full name Malonaken Sekhemkare
Buried Nuri 5
Predecessor Aramatle-qo
Successor Analmaye
Consort Queen Tagtal
Father Aramatle-qo
Mother Queen Amanitakaye
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Malonaqen Sekhemkare [1]
in hieroglyphs

Malonaqen was a Nubian king who probably governed in the first half of the 6th century BC. His prenomen was "Sekhemkare."

He is thought to be the son of king Aramatle-qo and queen Amanitakaye although this is based merely on assumptions. His queen consort is thought to be Tagtal, who was buried at Nuri (Nu. 45).[1]

Attestations

He is well known from his pyramid (Nu.5) at Nuri as well as by a votive cartouche from Kawa and on blocks (from temple M 242, 294) and other objects in Meroƫ.[2]

References

External links

  • Malonaqen

Preceded by:
Aramatle-qo

Rulers of Kush

Succeeded by:
Analmaye

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